The open cluster NGC 2302

Image of NGC 2302
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 2302 is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 18:45 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 36° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:20, 41° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 23:50, when it sinks below 21° above your south-western horizon.

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Name NGC 2302
Object Type Open Cluster
Position
Constellation:Monoceros
Magnitude:8.90 (V) [1]
Right ascension:06h51m [3]
Declination:-07°04' [3]
Distance:1.5 kpc
4.9 klyr [2]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-1.98

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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